Digital & Medical Technologies - 3U Partnership

Graduates will extend their engineering skills and technical knowledge to work in partnership with healthcare clinicians and other medical experts, acquiring grounding in the culture and ethics of the healthcare profession. This is a new programme with a novel cross-institutional approach, sharing modules in Dublin City University, the Royal College of Surgeons Ireland and Maynooth University.

Entry requirements

Entry to the Masters Engineering in Digital Health and Medical Technologies will normally require a minimum high 2.1 grade in Electronic Engineering, Computer Science or other cognate disciplines. Exceptions may be made for those with significant relevant work experience. Applicants must have a recognised primary degree which is considered equivalent to Irish university primary degree level.


1 year Full-time

Careers or further progression

This programme will empower graduates to be the next generation of innovators and entrepreneurs in the healthcare technologies sector. Within healthcare services, graduates will find work in software and engineering of healthcare systems and in developing new medical and clinical devices.

Further enquiries

Programme Co-ordinator Prof. Ronan Farrell
Tel +353 1 708 6197

Programme Director Dr Noel Murphy
Tel +353(0)1 7005433

For further Information please contact:
Irene McEvoy
Tel +353(0)1 700 6857

Subjects taught

This is a 1 year full time course. Module themes include medical sciences, Biomedical Engineering, advanced control theory, computer vision, healthcare ethics, law, risk management and signal modelling and compression.

Application date

Apply online through the Postgraduate Applications Centre

Closing Date : 15 July 2019

Course fee

Fee Information
— EU fees are €7,000
— Non-EU fees are €14,000

2 Scholarships will be available for this programme on a competitive basis
— One scholarship available to EU students: Up to 20% off EU fee
— One scholarship available to Non EU students: Up to 20% off Non EU fee.

Enrolment and start dates

Note, this Programme is likely to have an early registration and commencing early September 2018

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